ISA Call Applications for COMRA Fellowship and Engineering Training Programme, 2015


ISA Call Applications for COMRA Fellowship and Engineering Training Programme , and applications are submitted till 20 January, 2015. The International Seabed Authority invites applications for training fellowship to provide on-land training opportunities in 2015 for four trainees from developing States. COMRA will pay for a round-trip airline tickets (economy class) for the trainees. Local ground transportation, accommodations, travel insurance and allowance will be also provided by COMRA. Two trainees will receive training in a five-month fellowship programme between March and July 2015 and another two trainees for a six-week engineering training programme between March and April 2015. Full details:

School(Institutions/ Country): | China

Level: Fellowships are available for pursuing training programmes at Second Institute of Oceanography in Hangzhou, China and Zhejiang University in Hangzhou, China.

Field(s): Fellowship and engineering training programmes are composed of theoretical training in classroom and practical training in laboratory. Theoretical training in classroom will include courses involving marine geology, mineralization, marine ecology, marine environment as well as marine instrumentation. Practical training in laboratory will consist of marine geology (analysis of rock samples and sedimentary samples), marine geophysics (analysis and process of geophysical data), and marine biology (process of biological samples) as well as marine geochemistry (analysis and process of geochemical samples).

Deadline: 20 January, 2015

Funded By: The International Seabed Authority and China Ocean Mineral Resources Research and Development Association (COMRA

Beneficiaries(Target Groups): ISA Call Applications for COMRA Fellowship is targeted for Citizens of developing states (Afghanistan, Gambia, Mozambique, Bangladesh, The Guinea, Myanmar, Benin, Guinea-Bisau, Nepal, Burkina Faso, Haiti, Niger, Burundi, Kenya, Rwanda, Cambodia, Korea, Dem Rep., Sierra Leone, Central African Republic, Kyrgyz Republic, Somalia, Liberia, Tajikistan,  Comoros, Madagascar,  Tanzania, Malawi, Togo, Congo, Dem. Rep, Eritrea, Mali, Uganda, Ethiopia, Mauritania, Zimbabwe, Albania, Indonesia, Samoa, Armenia, India, São Tomé and Principe, Belize, Iraq, Senegal, Bhutan, Kiribati, Solomon Islands, Bolivia, Kosovo, South Sudan, Cameroon, Lao PDR, Sri Lanka, Cape Verde, Lesotho, Sudan, Congo, Rep., Marshall Islands, Swaziland, Côte d’Ivoire, 

Micronesia, Fed. Sts., Syrian Arab Republic, Djibouti, Moldova, Timor-Leste, Egypt, Arab Rep., Mongolia, Tonga, El Salvador, Morocco, Ukraine, Fiji, Nicaragua, Uzbekistan, Georgia, Nigeria, Vanuatu, Ghana, Pakistan, Vietnam, Guatemala, Papua New Guinea, West Bank and Gaza, Guyana, Paraguay, Yemen, Rep., Honduras,Philippines, Zambia, Angola, Ecuador, Palau, Algeria, Gabon, Panama, American Samoa, Grenada, Peru, Antigua and Barbuda, Iran, Islamic Rep., Romania, Argentina, Jamaica, Russian Federation, Azerbaijan, Jordan, Serbia, Belarus, 

Kazakhstan, Seychelles, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Latvia, South Africa, Botswana, Lebanon, St. Lucia, Brazil, Libya, St. Vincent and the Grenadines, Bulgaria, Lithuania, Suriname, Chile, Macedonia, FYR, Thailand, China, Malaysia, Tunisia, Colombia, Maldives, Turkey, Costa Rica, Mauritius, Turkmenistan, Cuba, Mexico, Tuvalu, Dominica, Montenegro and Uruguay) 

Benefits(Value/ Inclusions):

Award No:  COMRA is scheduling to provide on-land training opportunities in 2015 for four trainees.

Scholarship Duration: Two trainees will receive training in a five-month fellowship programme between March and July 2015, and another two trainees for a six-week engineering training programme between March and April 2015.

Scholarship covers: COMRA (ISA Call Applications for COMRA Fellowship)

 will pay for a round-trip airline tickets (economy class) for the trainees. Local ground transportation, accommodations, travel insurance and allowance will be also provided by COMRA.

Description

The International Seabed Authority is calling for ISA Call Applications for COMRA Fellowship applications for the training programme to be provided by China Ocean Mineral Resources Research and Development Association (COMRA) in 2015 pursuant to the contract for exploration for polymetallic sulphides between the International Seabed Authority and COMRA.

COMRA is scheduling to provide on-land training opportunities in 2015 for four trainees from developing States.

Two trainees will receive training in a five-month fellowship programme between March and July 2015, and another two trainees for a six-week engineering training programme between March and April 2015.

Eligibility



Applicants should be from developing States and meet the following criteria for ISA Call Applications for COMRA Fellowship, and selection by the Legal and Technical Commission during its session in February 2015 or at any earlier date as appropriate:

  • Less than 45 years of age;
  • Good written and spoken English;
  • Possess certain scientific research ability or marine management ability;
  • Candidates for the fellowship programme should hold Bachelor’s degrees in geology/geophysics/biology/environment, or equivalent education acceptable to the respective university;
  • Candidates for the engineering training programme should hold either Bachelor’s degree/Master’s degree in marine engineering, mining engineering, mechanical engineering, or electrical engineering. They should engage in marine research, development or management in the future.

Scholarship Application Method

‣ Applications should be submitted in one of the official languages of the Authority in electronic format. 

‣ Applications must be accompanied by:

  • an Application Form completed by the candidate;
  • a Nomination form by the nominating government or by the applicant’s supervisor.

‣ Scholarship Application Deadline: The application deadline is 20 January 2015.

‣ Application forms and guidelines can be download from the official website

‣ It is important to read the application procedure, and visit the official websites (link found below) for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.

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